The Myth of Christian Uniqueness: Toward a Pluralistic Theology of Religions

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John Hick, Paul F. Knitter
Orbis Books, 1987 - Religion - 227 pages
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Religious Diversity Historical Consciousness
The NonAbsoluteness of Christianity
Plurality and Its Theological Implications

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